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Percent of Population with Associate Degree or Higher, Top States by Age


 
Minnesota Ranks High in Percent of Population with an Associate Degree or Higher, 2013

Age 25-64 Total 25 to 34 Year Olds
Top States Percent Top States Percent
Massachusetts51.5%Massachusetts55.7%
Minnesota (2nd)48.1%New York51.8%
Connecticut47.8%Minnesota (3rd)51.7%
Colorado47.6%North Dakota50.4%
Peer States39.9%Peer States43.5%
Nation39.6%Nation41.6%

35 to 44 Year Olds 45 to 64 Year Olds
Top States Percent Top States Percent
Massachusetts54.6%Massachusetts48.0%
Minnesota (2nd)52.4%Colorado47.2%
North Dakota52.3%Connecticut46.8%
New Hampshire50.9%Minnesota (6th)44.3%
Peer States42.7%Peer States36.5%
Nation42.2%Nation38.0%

Source: U.S. Census Bureau, 2013 American Community Survey 1-Year Estimates